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The Hollywood Reporter: ‘Almost Sunrise’ Documentary to Help Open Telluride Mountainfilm Festival

1:43 PM PDT 5/26/2016 by Gregg Kilday

‘Almost Sunrise’
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The film about two Iraq War vets also will screen at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival and AFI Docs.

Michael Collins and Marty Syjuco’s documentary feature Almost Sunrise will have its world premiere on the opening night of the Telluride Mountainfilm Festival, which kicks off Friday.

The film will then go on to play the Human Rights Watch Film Festival New York on June 11 and 13 and also has been selected to screen at AFI Docs in Washington, D.C., on June 23 and 24.

Almost Sunrise recounts the story of two Iraq veterans, Tom Voss and Anthony Anderson, who, in an attempt to put their combat experience behind them, embark on 2,700-mile trek on foot across America.

Collins and Syjuco’s previous film, Give Up Tomorrow, won the audience award and a special jury mention for best new director at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival, a media award from Amnesty International and was nominated for a 2013 news and documentary Emmy Award for outstanding investigative journalism.

Innovative Architecture | Ultra-Modern Homes

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“Paradiso”, Bill Fandel of Telluride Sotheby’s International Realty Offered at $39,100,000

Posted on May 23, 2016

Modern architecture comprises many different styles and designs, with no one set of defining standards.  Visually and aesthetically pleasing, modern architecture places an emphasis on horizontal and vertical lines and 90-degree angles.  From the Cayman Islands to the Republic of Malta, explore ultra-modern homes of the world.

Ultra modern 1 - Cayman Islands

$6,500,000 USD | Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands | Cayman Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

This ultra-contemporary beach house was designed by award-winning architects Nicolas Tye and local firm John Doak Architecture.  With clean, modern lines and bold architectural angles, the home won the Governor’s Award 2015 for Design and Construction Excellence in the Cayman Islands.  Ideal for indoor/outdoor entertaining, the 8,000-square-foot property features floor-to-ceiling glass walls and doors, glassed-in balconies off the bedrooms and three rooftop terraces with dramatic overhangs maximizing shade.  Outside there is an L-shaped lap pool, garden and hammock adorned private beach.

Ultra modern 2 - Oregon

$2,350,000 USD | Sisters, Oregon | Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty

A custom-built estate, this captivating modern home was designed by renowned architect James Cutler.  Known as “Famous Tree,” the property is situated on 41 acres and perched upon the edge of a 1,400-foot cliff.  Famous Tree is a 2,300-square-foot home with two bedrooms, two bathrooms and 180-degree views of the Whychus Canyon, Broken Top mountain, Three Sisters mountain and Smith Rock State Park.

Ultra modern 5 - Connecticut

$19,500,000 USD | Ridgefield, Connecticut | William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty

With indoor pools running through the residence and an additional outdoor pool at the rear of the property, this ultra-modern estate was designed by world-famous architect Rafael Viñoly.  Situated on 16 acres of land, the home comprises three bedrooms, three full-bathrooms and four half-bathrooms.  The master bedroom is located within the residence’s private tower and there is additionally a penthouse office, rooftop observation deck, lower level guest quarters and 360-degrees of the surrounding gardens.

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Telluride Mountainfilm 2016

secondTelluride kicks off it’s first festival of the summer season tomorrow with Mountainfilm. Click here to visit Mountainfilm and find more information about the event.

AD: Tyler Perry’s Atlanta Home Just Broke Real-Estate Records

Actor and filmmaker Tyler Perry just added another bullet point to his résumé: real-estate record holder. Perry’s French Provincial–style manor in Atlanta just sold for $17.5 million, breaking the city’s record for most expensive residential sale, reports the Atlanta Business Chronicle, which notes that the previous highest sale was a Buckhead estate that sold for $10.5 million in 2009. Perry’s home was built in 2008 with careful attention to detail. Set on 17 parklike acres along the Chattahoochee River, the property is only 3.5 miles from the city’s historic Buckhead Village and 15 miles from the Dekalb Peachtree Airport. If this house is any indication, wherever Perry moves next is sure to be exquisite.

Stats
7 Bedrooms 
9 Baths 
5 Half Baths 
34,690 sq. ft. 
$17.5 million

Contact: Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty, 404-835-9597; sothebysrealty.com
Actor and filmmaker Tyler Perry just added another bullet point to his résumé: real-estate record holder. Perry’s French Provincial–style manor in Atlanta just sold for $17.5 million, breaking the city’s record for most expensive residential sale, reports the Atlanta Business Chronicle, which notes that the previous highest sale was a Buckhead estate that sold for $10.5 million in 2009. Perry’s home was built in 2008 with careful attention to detail. Set on 17 parklike acres along the Chattahoochee River, the property is only 3.5 miles from the city’s historic Buckhead Village and 15 miles from the Dekalb Peachtree Airport. If this house is any indication, wherever Perry moves next is sure to be exquisite.Stats 7 Bedrooms 9 Baths 5 Half Baths 34,690 sq. ft. $17.5 million

Contact: Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty, 404-835-9597

The approach to the home features an elegant motor court punctuated by a fountain.
The approach to the home features an elegant motor court punctuated by a fountain.
Inside, a glamorous entryway paved with marble leads to a receiving area decorated with Corinthian columns.
Inside, a glamorous entryway paved with marble leads to a receiving area decorated with Corinthian columns.
The great room boasts double-height ceilings and a grand fireplace.
The great room boasts double-height ceilings and a grand fireplace.
The formal dining room.
The formal dining room.
Highlights of the kitchen include coffered ceilings, ornate millwork, and a balcony.
Highlights of the kitchen include coffered ceilings, ornate millwork, and a balcony.
There’s also a library with a spiral staircase that leads to both the wine cellar and a parlor with leather walls and a fireplace.
There’s also a library with a spiral staircase that leads to both the wine cellar and a parlor with leather walls and a fireplace.
Set in a private wing, the spacious master suite is lined with windows overlooking the lush property.
Set in a private wing, the spacious master suite is lined with windows overlooking the lush property.
Among other amenities, the home offers a private theater (shown) with dramatic vaulted ceilings, a large fitness center, and an underground ballroom with Brazilian cherry flooring and a commercial-grade kitchen.
Among other amenities, the home offers a private theater (shown) with dramatic vaulted ceilings, a large fitness center, and an underground ballroom with Brazilian cherry flooring and a commercial-grade kitchen.
The pristine grounds feature formal and informal gardens, an oversize infinity pool, a tennis court, and a guest cottage.
The pristine grounds feature formal and informal gardens, an oversize infinity pool, a tennis court, and a guest cottage.

Mansion Global: This Eco-Friendly Retreat in Costa Rica Overlooks the Pacific Ocean

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JUST REDUCED: The Exceptional Register Ranch

The Register Ranch is an exceptional 88-acre ranch at the foot of Little Cone, Wilson & Lone Cone peaks. Rolling meadows and towering aspen glades surround an enclave of rich historical structures. Year-round water flows from two springs, while the Hughes Ditch transects the upper property. Property directly borders National Forest & several very large trophy ranches. It’s a must-see! Original offering at $1,200,000.00 – Now offered at $850,000.00

For more information on this ranch, click here: The Register Ranch

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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | April 2016

From a bespoke escape in Switzerland to leafy-green garden views in Hong Kong, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale features homes from some of the world’s finest locales.

Switzerland

Price Upon Request | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

“Chesa Alta” is a prestigious address benefiting from nearly 600 square-meters of living space on three floors. The interior architecture and decoration are fully personalized and the home offers a private entrance and lift, large living room with high ceilings, dining-room with ceiling painted by a talented local artist, spacious kitchen and four en-suite bedrooms with bathrooms along with many other amenities.

California

$29,000,000 USD | Malibu, California | Sotheby’s International Realty – Westlake Village Brokerage

Newly constructed, this unique Tuscan Villa overlooks Malibu’s world famous Zuma Beach with unobstructed whitewater, sand, coastline and incredible sunset views. Situated on approximately four acres and 440 feet of Zuma bluff frontage overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this gated compound features about 11,0000 square-feet with the finest materials and no expense spared.

Hong Kong

$208,000,000 HKD | Hong Kong | Hong Kong Sotheby’s International Realty

Embrace the serene natural environment and lush green views in this elegant residence. This majestic garden house in the leafy Shouson Hill is finished with strict attention to detail. Both the living and dining areas are part of a large open floor plan, accentuated with big chandeliers and green garden vistas through the floor-to-ceiling windows.

France

Price Upon Request | France | Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty

This waterfront contemporary style villa with a breathtaking panoramic sea view is located in a private domain near Monaco. This magnificent property of 500 square-meters is composed of a large living room with fireplace opening onto a terrace, a beautiful dining room offering the opportunity to dine either indoors or outdoors and five bedrooms with bathrooms. An entire floor of the villa is dedicated to leisure and well-being; a large billiard room with its own dining room for eight people, a gym, a room with a Jacuzzi and bar all invites you to enjoy moments of relaxation.

Colorado

Price Upon Request | Aspen, Colorado | Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty

Located just four miles from downtown Aspen, the property is surrounded by an elk migration area where elk are grazing within a few hundred feet of the estate. The covered outdoor summer kitchen has a wood-burning fireplace and over 3,000 square feet of patio for summer entertainment and there are two ponds with water features as well as a 60-foot negative edge pool with a 12-foot waterfall. In the winter, a cross country ski trail provides ski-in/ski-out access to the Two Creeks and Buttermilk ski area lifts.

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The Most Notable Luxury Real Estate Deals of March 2016

10250 Sunset Blvd exterior

Los Angeles

Fashion designer Max Azria, who founded the BCBG Max Azria Group, has listed his Holmby Hills mansion (pictured above) for US$88 million, the Wall Street Journal reported. Designed by architect Paul R. Williams in the 1930s, the property was purchased by Azria in 2005 and measures about 30,000 square feet after a reported US$30 million in renovations. The 17-bedroom home includes a floor-to-ceiling waterfall chandelier made from more than 150,000 crystals in the grand entryway, a home theater, swimming pool with bar, “Moroccan-themed” pool house, home office with gold-leafed ceiling, greenhouse, gym and tennis court.

Last year, Azria listed the estate for US$85 million, but withdrew it from the market after eight months, Curbed reported.

10250 Sunset Blvd interior

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Photos via Hilton & Hyland

New York

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards is selling his penthouse at 1 Fifth Avenue with an asking price of US$12.23 million, according to Curbed. Richards and his wife, model Patti Hansen, purchased the apartment for US$10.5 million in 2014. The four-bedroom, four-bathroom duplex features three setback terraces, a 47-foot-wide living space with views of Greenwich Village, fully integrated Sonos sound system and an open staircase with leather wrapped bronze handrail. Architect Joe Serrins renovated the apartment in 2011.

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South Florida

A company controlled by Microsoft founder Bill Gates, the wealthiest person in the world, paid US$13.5 million for a Wellington, Florida mansion next to Gates’ current seasonal residence. The recently acquired four-acre property at 3060 Mallet Hill Court was sold by local developer Stuart Roffman; it features a 7,000-square-foot Spanish-style home and its own horse barn, according to the South Florida Business Journal. Built in 1990, the residence last traded for US$1.2 million in 2010, although it has been recently remodeled.

Three years ago, Gates spent US$8.7 million on a 4.5-acre ranch at 3155 Mallet Hill Court, which has a 12,864-square-foot mansion. Gates purchased the home via a trust managed by attorney William McCaughan,The Real Deal reported. Gates now owns about 8.6 acres on Mallet Hill Court, but he’s considering purchasing four more parcels on the street, for a total of nearly 20 acres, sources told GossipExtra. Three of those four lots are vacant.

3060 Mallet Hill Court Wellington FL

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Lake Tahoe, Nevada

24 Hour Fitness founder Mark Mastrov has placed his 13-acre property in Lake Tahoe on the market, with an asking price of US$35 million. Located in Glenbrook, the lakeshore parcel is known as “The Pines” and has three separate homes. Mastrov purchased the estate as a vacation home when his kids were young, but spent less time there as his children got older, listing agent Trinkie Watson told the Sacramento Business Journal.

The 13,686-square-foot main home at The Pines was built in 1998 and has six bedrooms, five bathrooms, ceilings made of Douglas fir, lakefront dining room, gym, spa room, game room/bar, theater and an automated control system. The property also has a 3,000-square-foot, four-bedroom guest house and a two-story, three-bedroom caretaker’s house. Features include a full gym, batting cages, three-hole golf course, swimming pool and boathouse with shared pier.

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1800 Highway exterior 1

Photos via Chase International

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